Project K: Kamal Haasan reportedly in talks to play the villain in the upcoming Prabhas starrer

    Project K has a 500 crore budget.

    Kamal Haasan

    Kamal Haasan

    The already massive star cast of Project K might be getting even bigger, according to a new report the producers have approached Kamal Hassan to play the villain of the movie.

    The producers have reportedly offered the actor a whopping 150 crores for the role, which will be shot over a 20-day schedule.

    Project K has a massive star cast, including the legendary Amitabh Bachchan , Deepika Padukone , and Disha Patani.

    While plot details remain under wraps, we know that the movie is set in the future and will be set during a third World War.

    The movie is produced by Vyjayanthi Movies, with a massive budget of 500 crores, and will have a mix of practical and visual effects.

    Currently, Kamal Haasan is busy with Shankar's upcoming Indian 2. In the movie, Kamal Haasan played the role of Senapathy a former freedom fighter turned vigilante who wants to root out corruption.

    Indian 2 is the sequel to the 1996 vigilante thriller and was the highest-grossing movie of the year, The movie was India's official entry for the Oscars that year and also won three National Awards including Best Actor. 

    Director Shankar's Indian 2 had to face multiple delays in its production the first due to the pandemic, followed by an accident on the sets, and finally over a dispute with the producers of the movie.

    It was only after the success of Kamal Haasan 's Vikram, which went on to not only be one of the biggest hits of 2022 but also one of the biggest hits of the actor's career that Indian 2 found its second wind.

    The cast and crew of Indian 2 have recently wrapped up the South African schedule of the movie and are now preparing for the next schedule

     Both Indian 2 and Project K are scheduled to hit theaters in 2024.